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  2. A SINGLE TAX RALLY.

    Through good report and evil report the followers of the political principles so earnestly enunciated by the late Henry George have pushed forward their propaganda work in many parts of the globe. [?] ...

    Article : 975 words
  3. NEW RAILWAY GOODS RATES. OPPOSITION AT NEWCASTLE.

    In framing their new traffic rates for wool the Railway Commissioners have aroused the strong opposition of the merecantile population of Newcastle. These regard the rates as likely to inflict a serious loss ...

    Article : 1,056 words
  4. HIGHWAY ROBBERY. MAIL COACH STUCK UP.

    The coach left here about 12 o'clock last night taking a heavy mail, weekly purchases of opal, and bank remittances. Five miles from here a passenger named Gustav Kanter got down to open a gate. A ...

    Article : 650 words
  5. SECOND EDITION

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 1,318 words
  6. CHINA. THE PROTOCOL.

    The action of the German Emperor in insisting upon all the members of the expiatory mission except Prince Ch'un kotowing, is delaying the promulgation of edicts which will ...

    Article : 138 words
  7. SPECIAL CABLES.

    Reuter's correspondent states that President Loubet and the French Ministers will on September 18 proceed aboard the torpedo gunboat Cassini. They will meet the ...

    Article : 143 words
  8. COMMONWEALTH NOTES.

    Mention was made in these columns some time ago of the extent to which members of the Federal Parliament were interfering in matters of postal administration. So far as the Victorian postal service is ...

    Article : 1,217 words
  9. RUSSIA AND MANCHURIA.

    The United States is likely to be the chief sufferer commercially by the Russianisation of Manchuria. The tone of the United States press has become hostile to Russia, which is ...

    Article : 50 words
  10. MINISTERIAL TOUR.

    The Minister for Works, accompained by Messrs. Byrne, Hayes, and M'Laurin, Mr.L.A., arrived by special train at 3 a.m. yesteday. Mr. O'Sullivan received deputations from Hay and Jerilderie, and ...

    Article : 1,034 words
  11. GERMANY.

    The members of Prince Ch'un's mission to Germany declare that they would rather die than kotow to the Emperor William, an act which they state would imply that the ...

    Article : 154 words
  12. THE WAR IN SOUTH AFRICA. THE DERAILMENT OF A TRAIN.

    Particulars of the affair between Waterval and Hamanskraal, on the Pictersburg line, state that the train was derailed in a deep cutting. The Boers fired on the British at ...

    Article : 121 words
  13. PURSUIT OF DE WET.

    Brigadier-General Sir J. G. Dartnell will command a column of irregular horse to chase Commandant de Wet. Major Karri Davies accompanies the column. ...

    Article : 112 words
  14. DENMARK.

    A deputation representing 8000 Danish farmers waited upon King Christian and thanked him for having summoned a Liberal Cabinet to administer the affairs of the ...

    Article : 160 words
  15. MESSAGE TO INSPECTOR-GENERAL FOSBERY.

    The Inspector-General of Police received the following wire from Superintendent Walker, of Deniliquin, yesterday:—"Wilcannia wires:—Sergeant Nolan reports coach stuck up by a masked armed ...

    Article : 222 words
  16. A FIGHT AT JASKRAAL.

    In a fight which took place at Jaskraal on August 28 five British were killed and 12 others were wounded. ...

    Article : 29 words
  17. THE NUISANCE PREVENTION ACT.

    At the Newton Police Court yesterday, before Mr. Isaacs, S. M., Frederick Davis, inspector for the borough ot Canterbury, proceeded against Thomas Lucock on a charge of having on August 22 wilfully ...

    Article : 900 words
  18. WOMEN LOOTERS.

    Women looted Jagersfontein, in the south-western portion of the Orange River Colony, and conveyed to the farms everything, of value. ...

    Article : 26 words
  19. MEETING OF COMMERCIAL MEN AT NEWCASTLE.

    A special meeting of the members of the New castle Chamber of Commerce was held in the Hall of Commerce this afternoon, for the purpose of considering what course of action shall be adopted in regard to ...

    Article : 1,387 words
  20. THE CONCENTRATION CAMPS.

    An epidemic of measles has occurred in the concentration camps. Of 1067 deaths in July 860 were those of children. Everything has been done to provide comfort regardless of ...

    Article : 39 words
  21. THE UNITED STATES.

    A freight train in the State of Montana broke in halves on a steep gradient. Eighteen trucks ran 16 miles to Nyack, and crashed into a passenger train. ...

    Article : 101 words
  22. QUEENSLAND. THE SUGAR INDUSTRY.

    At a meeting of the Brisbane Municipal Council to-day a communication was read from the town clerk of Townsville asking for an expression of opinion upon a resolution of the Townsville ...

    Article : 132 words
  23. VICTORIA CROSS.

    Major H. N. Schofield, D.S.O. (Royal Regiment of Artillery) has been awarded the Victoria Cross for bravery at Colenso. ...

    Article : 24 words
  24. LIEUTENANT WEDD.

    Lieutenant W. S. Wedd (Victoria) has sailed for England. ...

    Article : 14 words
  25. BURGLARY AT GOONDIWINDI.

    A burglary is reported from Goondiwindi, the Queen's Arms Hotel being entered last night. The trapdoor over the cellar was removed, and a box used as a safe, containing £70 or £80 in notes, coin, ...

    Article : 55 words
  26. THE AMERICA CUP.

    The Columbia which won the last race for the America Cup has now defeated the Constitution, the new yacht built to defend the Cup, in nine races out of 17 sailed. Included ...

    Article : 114 words
  27. IMPORTS OF GOODS.

    Goods for commercial purposes of the value of £1,000,000 were imported into the Transvaal in the half-year ended June. ...

    Article : 28 words
  28. THE NEW SOUTH WALES FOOTBALL TEAM.

    At a gathering of prominent footballers on Saturday evening Mr. Lane (the manager of the New South Wales team) spoke very calogistically of Manrice Baldwin for the manner in which he had looked ...

    Article : 231 words
  29. ATTEMPTED ROBBERIES UNDER ARMS.

    Two remarkable cases of attempted robberies under arms are reported to have taken place at Burwood on Saturday night. In each instance women were bailed up by a man in the street and threatened with ...

    Article : 318 words
  30. THE "A" BATTERY.

    The troopship Harloch Castle, from Capetown, is expected to arrive here about the middle of the month, bringing amongst other returned soldiers from the war the well-known " A " Battery. There ...

    Article : 151 words
  31. TRADE BETWEEN AUSTRALIA AND JAPAN.

    With the growing trade between Japan and Australia, the merchants engaged both here and in Japan are desirous of having a direct exchange established in connection with the banking business, for the ...

    Article : 359 words
  32. PICTON ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH.

    Yesterday the new Roman Catholic Church was blessed and opened by Cardinal Moran in the presence of a large congregation. The church, which is in the centre of the town, will seat about 400 persons, ...

    Article : 256 words
  33. BOUND FOR AFRICA.

    Considerable numbers of names of men who have previously served in the South Africa campaign, and who are anxious to retain thither to resume active duty, have been received by Lieutenant Chaseling, ...

    Article : 89 words
  34. LAUNCH OF A BATTLESHIP.

    The battleship Exmouth has been launched at Birkenhead. The Exmouth, which was laid down at Birkenhead in August, 1899, is a first-class battleship, and has a ...

    Article : 72 words
  35. QUEENSLAND LAWN TENNIS TOURNAMENT.

    The Queensland lawn tennis tournament opened to-day. Some of the courts were unfit for play, owing to the recent rain. The first match of importance was that between P. B. M'Gregor ...

    Article : 393 words
  36. SOLDIERS' DEFERRED PAY.

    Alderman C. W. Oakes, M.L.A., has drawn the attention of the Government to the inconvenience caused to persons in endeavouring to obtain the deferred pay due the wives and other friends of ...

    Article : 119 words
  37. GENERAL CABLE NEWS.

    Captain A. W. Butterworth (Queensland Bushmen) has been appointed second lieutenant in the West African Frontier Force. ...

    Article : 24 words
  38. ACCIDENT TO ALDERMAN WATKINS.

    An accident happened to Alderman Watkins, of Sydney, on Saturday, while being driven to Hill End. When within 12 miles of that place one of the horses fell, causing Mr. Watkins to be thrown out on to the ...

    Article : 166 words
  39. FOOTBALL IN NEW ZEALAND.

    Costello will be unable to play again in the tour and will go direct to Auckland to join the team for the homeward trip. Mr. Henderson, in a speech, said that the New ...

    Article : 130 words
  40. A SMART ARREST.

    Yesterday, about 10 a.m., the Burwood police received a telephone communication that a robbery had occurred at the residence of Mr. W. A. M'Donald, at Florence-street, Strathfield. Constable S. Gallagher, ...

    Article : 187 words
  41. THE SEVENTH NEW ZEALAND CONTINGENT.

    Colonel Porter, commanding the Seventh New Zealand Contingent, has cabled to the Premier from the Orange River Colony as follows:—"The contingent during three weeks from August 3 was ...

    Article : 147 words
  42. MILITARY INTELLIGENCE.

    On Sunday Major-General French, Commandant of New South Wales, accompanied by Lieutenant-Colonel Bartiett, returned to Sydney from an inspection of defenco corps in the Western district. ...

    Article : 150 words
  43. TO-DAY.

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 145 words
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